Caryatid drum, early 19th century



African Art Collection

Caryatid drum, early 19th century

Kongo or Vili artist. Democratic Republic of the Congo. Wood, animal hide, pigment, and glass. 39 1/2 × 10 1/2 × 11 1/2 in. (100.33 × 26.67 × 29.21 cm). Gift of Captain William T. Julio, 1843. E6754. © Peabody Essex Museum.